Seattle Police taped off one of the two crime scenes near Westwood Village on Thursday night where two victims were stabbed by an unknown assailant. The suspect is still at large.
UPDATE: Double stabbing at Westwood Village sends two to hospital
Fist fight leads to stabbings
Seattle Police Gang Unit detectives are now investigating a stabbing of two males Thursday night Oct10 at Westwood Village in the 2600 block of S.W. Barton Street.
According to the SPD Blotter report:
"At about 6:45 pm, several Southwest Precinct officers were handling a disturbance call in the 2600 Block of SW Barton when someone came running up to them stating that someone had been stabbed across the street. Officers immediately ran over and found the 15-year-old male on the street. Seattle Fire was immediately called and responded. A second victim, the 21-year-old, was found across the street.
As the victims were being attended to, their friends told officers what had happened. The group of friends had gone to Westwood Village when they confronted another group of Hispanic males. The two victims reportedly got into a fist fight with the group and during the fight the man was stabbed by one of the suspects. The Hispanic males reportedly then fled. The 15-year-old and another friend gave chase, catching up to and confronting them near the QFC. According to witnesses, the 15-year-old collapsed in the street with multiple stab wounds. Both of the victims were treated at the scene and then transported to HMC. The suspects, only described as Hispanic males, fled the scene. "
Two people were the victims of a double stabbing at Westwood Village shopping Center tonight (Oct. 10) around 6:30pm.
Seattle Police are reporting both victims sustained non-life threatening injuries and unknown suspect(s) are at large.
Police cordoned off two crime scenes in the aftermath: One at the Metro stop across the street and the other near the dumpsters by McDonalds.
a 21-year-old male, was taken to Harborview hospital with multiple stab wounds.
The second, a 15-year-old boy, was transported to the hospital as well.
Police continue to investigate and should release more details tomorrow.
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